Unit 40

Region 3
Southwest Region
Owyhee-South Hills Elk Zone
Units 38, 40, 41, 42, 46, 47, 54, 55, 57

Game Management Unit Boundary

That portion of OWYHEE COUNTY within the following boundary: beginning on the Snake River at the Idaho-Oregon State line, upstream to Grandview, then southeast on State Highway 78 to the Poison Creek Road, then southwest on the Poison Creek-Mud Flat-Deep Creek-Cliffs Road to the North Fork of the Owyhee River, then downstream to the Idaho-Oregon State line, then north to the Snake River, the point of beginning.

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Public Access

Surface Management

For government land, these data show the managing agency of the land, which may or not be the same as the owning agency.

Private Graph illustrating 24.07 percent 24.07 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 66.03 percent 66.03 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 9.9 percent 9.9 %

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Ownership data source: Inside Idaho

Access Yes! Properties

No properties are currently available in Unit 40.
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National Forests

No National Forest lands fall within Unit 40.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Cover

Rangeland Graph illustrating 72.57 percent 72.57 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.06 percent 0.06 %
Water Graph illustrating 0 percent 0 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 1.61 percent 1.61 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 6.46 percent 6.46 %
Forest Graph illustrating 16.15 percent 16.15 %
Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 0.46 percent 0.46 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 2.67 percent 2.67 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR


Outfitters & Guides

Unit 40 Hunting Outfitters

No pack trip outfitters are available in Unit 40.

Lodging, Camping & Services in Unit 40

* Services pages courtesy of the Official Idaho Travel and Tourism Guide